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Michelmores Charity Run 2010

June 8, 2010


It was raining the entire day but weather forecast said it would be sunny at 7pm. It wasn’t sunny but the rain stopped and the weather held. The run was on. The turnout wasn’t huge but i suppose it wasn’t suppose to be anyway. The race kicked off at 6.40pm with the team runners going […]

Taunton Marathon

April 19, 2010


Finally, I got down to writing about my run at the Taunton Marathon. I was in a bit of denial to accept that I did not do as well as I had expected. But I also know that it is just the beginning of many more things to come. Although it was my fifth marathon, […]

The Great West Run 10km

February 28, 2010


The race was part of the Great West Run warm-up series to the actual half-marathon in May. After the 5km race, I was determined to fare better this time round. I did a tempo run last friday instead of my usual long run which I will be doing tomorrow. There were more runners than the […]

The Great West Run 5km

January 31, 2010


This is my first overseas race. Running in a race is always different from the usual training runs. And running in unfamiliar conditions adds to the excitement. Not to mention, I was the only asian there. I hadn’t plan to join this race as I felt the race entry fee was a little hefty for […]

Singapore Marathon 2009

December 10, 2009


No, I wasn’t prepared. But I was determined to complete my 4th marathon. So I filled in my friend’s shoes when the opportunity came. I was relieved to read from Jeanette Wang’s article on Straits Times that the average timing for the 2008 Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon was 5hr 50min. Slow and easy ya? Other […]